[SecurityWeek] No More Ransom: We Prevented Ransomware Operators From Earning $1 Billion

No More Ransom is celebrating its 5th anniversary and the project says it has helped more than 6 million ransomware victims recover their files and prevented cybercriminals from earning roughly $1 billion. read more Source: Read More (SecurityWeek RSS Feed)

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[SecurityWeek] Amnesty Urges Moratorium on Surveillance Technology in Pegasus Scandal

Allegations that governments used phone malware supplied by an Israeli firm to spy on journalists, activists and heads of state have “exposed a global human rights crisis,” Amnesty International said, asking for a moratorium on the sale and use of surveillance technology. read more Source: Read More (SecurityWeek RSS Feed)

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[SecurityWeek] ‘Holy Moly!’: Inside Texas’ Fight Against a Ransomware Hack

It was the start of a steamy Friday two Augusts ago when Jason Whisler settled in for a working breakfast at the Coffee Ranch restaurant in the Texas Panhandle city of Borger. The most pressing agenda item for city officials that morning: planning for a country music concert and anniversary event. read more Source: Read […]

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[SecurityWeek] Leading Threat to Industrial Security is Not What You Think

As attackers become more sophisticated, so do their attacks. This in turn exposes threat vectors that once were thought to be well protected, or at least not interesting enough to attack. Nowhere is this truer than in industrial control systems (ICS) environments. read more Source: Read More (SecurityWeek RSS Feed)

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